8 days in Germany Itinerary

8 days in Germany Itinerary

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Start: Copenhagen
Fly:  2 h 45 min
1
Hamburg
— 1 night
Train:  1 h 45 min
2
Berlin
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Dresden
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 45 min
4
Rothenburg
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
5
Munich
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 45 min
End: Copenhagen

1
night
Hamburg

Hamburg ©
As the country's biggest port and one of the busiest in all of Europe, Hamburg has a well-deserved reputation as Germany's Gateway to the World.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): view the masterpieces at Red Gallery and then examine the collection at Miniatur Wunderland. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the extensive heritage of Alter Elbtunnel, explore the activities along Port of Hamburg, thenget to know the fascinating history of Speicherstadt, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael's Church, and finally admire the striking features of Townhall.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Hamburg online vacation planner.

Copenhagen, Denmark to Hamburg is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In July in Hamburg, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can take a train to Berlin.

Things to do in Hamburg

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Port of Hamburg ©
Port of Hamburg
St. Michael's Church ©
St. Michael's Church
Miniatur Wunderland ©
Miniatur Wunderland

3
nights
Berlin

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Haus Schwarzenberg and OPEN WALLS Gallery. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to art4berlin GALLERY and Maskworld. There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Pergamonmuseum, make a trip to Brandenburg Gate, examine the collection at Topography of Terror, and contemplate the long history of Mauermuseum - Museum Haus am Checkpoint Charlie.

For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Berlin vacation planning website.

Take a train from Hamburg to Berlin in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Dresden.

Things to do in Berlin

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Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Topography of Terror ©
Topography of Terror

1
night
Dresden

Dresden ©
Dresden boasts a long history as a royal residence of many Saxon kings.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Thu): examine the collection at Neues Grünes Gewölbe, make a trip to Frauenkirche Dresden, and then explore the world behind art at The Dresden Zwinger.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Dresden tour itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Berlin to Dresden in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can drive to Rothenburg.

Things to do in Dresden

Museums Historic Sites
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Frauenkirche Dresden ©
Frauenkirche Dresden
The Dresden Zwinger ©
The Dresden Zwinger
Neues Grünes Gewölbe ©
Neues Grünes Gewölbe

1
night
Rothenburg

Rothenburg ©
An old imperial city, Rothenburg is the main tourist stop on the scenic Romantic Road of Bavaria.
On the 31st (Fri), get a sense of history and politics at Stadt Rothenburg ob der Tauber, contemplate the long history of Burgtor und Burg, contemplate the long history of Town Walls, thenexamine the collection at Medieval Crime Museum (Mittelalterliches Kriminalmuseum), thenwander the streets of Altstadt, and finally examine the collection at Historiengewölbe mit Staatsverlies - Museum zur Stadtgeschichte in Rothenburg o.d.T..

To find where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Rothenburg holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Dresden to Rothenburg takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in July, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can drive to Munich.

Things to do in Rothenburg

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Town Walls ©
Town Walls
Altstadt ©
Altstadt

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Munich

Munich ©
Often described as the city of laptops and lederhosen, Munich is an international center of business, engineering, research, and medicine that still maintains a rich cultural heritage and age-old traditions.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): hunt for treasures at Viktualienmarkt, thentake in the exciting artwork at Galerie Hegemann, thenview the masterpieces at Schack-Galerie, and finally explore the activities along English Garden.

To find where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Munich trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Rothenburg to Munich takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In July in Munich, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Munich

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Viktualienmarkt ©
Viktualienmarkt
English Garden ©
English Garden
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Galerie Hegemann

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